There is no denying that 2.0 is doing good business both in India and overseas. Despite getting mixed reviews from the critics, the audiences are turning up to enjoy the visual spectacle on the big screens. Frankly, there is no other way to enjoy 2.0 unless you are watching it in a good theatre that too in 3D. The movie, starring Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar and Amy Jackson, has been hailed for its visual and technical excellence and the relevant social message about cellphone radiation affecting the birds (that hasn't gone down well with the Cellular Operators Association of India). 2.0 Box Office Collection Day 8: The Rajinikanth-Starrer Becomes Akshay Kumar's Highest Grossing Film in Hindi.
As per trade pundits, 2.0 has now grossed more than Rs 600 crore worldwide. This includes the domestic collections as well. 2.0 had already grossed Rs 400 crore worldwide within the first week. We also have to add here that the these are gross earnings. Nearly Rs 300 crore are earned in India itself, with even the Hindi version grossing more than Rs 150 crore (though it won't be able to beat Baahubali 2's record breaking Rs 510.99 crore). 2.0: Rajinikanth – Akshay Kumar’s Sci-Fi Film Earns Rs 500 Crore Worldwide – Read Karan Johar’s Tweet.
In the USA, 2.0 is the third movie this year to enter the $5 million club, after Padmaavat and Sanju. It is also the third South movie to do so after both the Baahubali movies.
2.0 is directed by S Shankar and also stars Adil Hussain, Sudhanshu Pandey and Kalabhavan Shajon. The movie is made on a budget of Rs 600 crore.